In The Media
- (NBC News) War of Words Between al Qaeda and ISIS Continues With Scholar's Smackdown
- November 21, 2014
Laith Alkhouri, a Flashpoint analyst, said AQAP leaders likely felt they could no longer wait to respond to both the Islamic State's charges against al Qaeda Central and its leader, Ayman al-Zawahri, and the indications that ISIS want to expand in Yemen, AQAP’s primary operational territory.
“ISIS began touching on sensitive nerves way too close to home for AQAP,” he said.
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